Monthly Archives: September 2011

CanTRA Workshop

As many of you may know, I've been working on becoming a certified CanTRA riding instructor. I signed up this spring and have been working towards the requirements of the CanTRA Therapeutic Riding Association while teaching at Arion Therapeutic Farm. Last weekend I participated in a CanTRA workshop held at Arion Farm. It was a long day, filled…
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“Way of the Horse” Workshop in Nanaimo

On Sep 17th and 18th, I attended a workshop called "Way of the Horse", held at Generation Farms in Nanaimo, B.C. This beautiful farm is on Vancouver Island, and including the 2 hour ferry ride, it's about 7 hours travel time from my home. However, this captivating workshop was definitely worth the travel! I had been corresponding with Deborah…
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Saddle Up Magazine: Published my article and poem!

Hey there friends, if you get the Saddle Up Magazine, my two page article titled  "Meeting Buck Brannaman" was published in this months (Sep 2011) issue, pages 36 & 37!  As well, my poem "Horses and Hearts" was also published in the same issue, page 40. If you haven't got this month's issue, go grab…
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Larch Hills Adventures

We had another wonderful horse camping adventure in Larch Hills, Salmon Arm area. In August we packed up the horse trailer and truck and headed out to ride the endless trails of the cross country ski area called Larch Hills. The paddocks have doubled in numbers, now there are eight. The horses felt immediately at…
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